In November 2018, the USDA lowered Iowa’s corn yield estimate to 198.0 bpa from its September estimate of 206.0 bpa. This caught many people by surprise – but not our Agriquest® tool customers. Learn how they were able to keep ahead of the curve and how we’re continuing to improve our services.
As atypical weather becomes the norm, crop forecasting becomes even more challenging – but it doesn’t have to be.
We often hear about medium/high resolution imagery (MRI) advantages to support the Ag-industry. However, the business of crop monitoring goes beyond MRI. And today, low resolution imagery (LRI) provides the highest scientific-grade data quality and the most reliable daily imagery access for agriculture globally.
On December 11, 2018 WASDE estimated Argentina Soybean production at 55.5 MMT. Where are we now? According to our Crop Analysts at Geosys, crop development conditions have been very beneficial to soybeans in Argentina.
Over the past 30 years, Geosys has managed a virtual constellation of satellites for our customers. The term “virtual constellation” has become something of a buzzword in the AgTech and Space industries as of late – but it’s more than just marketing for us.
We celebrate another milestone of the mission with ESA announcing that the Sentinel-2 mission is performing global and systematic acquisitions with 5-day revisit.
Based on the reports from the Geosys crop analysts, there were three key factors that attributed to the success this growing season.